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  • Blog Post: Impressive Fan Art Gathers Nearly Every Successful Indie Game Into One Drawing

    Most video game fan art looks to the past to recall nostalgic emotions related to childhood franchises, but this piece looks to the present uniting a huge collection of indie game characters. The piece, titled Indie Collision, comes from artist Memoski on DeviantArt and features just about every character... More
  • Blog Post: Shovel Knight 'Essentially Complete,' Releasing Soon

    Yacht Club Games still doesn't have a release date for Shovel Knight, its Kickstarted old-school platformer, but it says development is very nearly complete. The game was delayed recently to the nebulous date of a few weeks after March 31 – its original release date. According to the game's... More
  • Blog Post: Shovel Knight Delayed For A Few Weeks

    Shovel Knight Developer Yacht Club revealed that it is delaying its release, according to a Kickstarter update. The 8-bit style platformer was initially supposed to release March 31, but will instead release a few weeks later. The reason given by Yacht Club in the update was to “make sure it’s... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: Which Successfully Funded Kickstarter Are You Most Excited About?

    Some of the high-profile gaming-oriented Kickstarter projects are on the horizon. Which one are you desperately waiting for? In the last few years, Kickstarter has become a big part of the gaming industry, as numerous developers look to their fans to fund projects instead of a traditional publisher model... More
  • Blog Post: Here's A Look At Shovel Knight's Nine Mega Man-Style Bosses

    Shovel Knight, the Kickstarter funded nostalgic platformer, released a new update which showcases all of the game's bosses, as well as a new weapon. The new weapon is the propeller dagger, which you can see in GIF form below,and the bosses you can see above. Developer Yacht Club games has been slowly... More
  • Blog Post: Shovel Knight Kickstarter Ends Quadrupling Its Funding Goal

    Shovel Knight, the Mega Man/Castlevania/Duck Tales inspired platformer seeking funding on Kickstarter, has more than met its funding goals. Developer Yacht Club Games opened its Kickstarter seeking $75,000, and it ended yesterday with a grand total of $311,502 pledged by backers. Shovel Knight is planned... More
  • Blog Post: Shovel Knight Shipping As Complete Game

    Shovel Knight is inspired by games like Mega Man, Castlevania, and Duck Tales. Much like those titles, it will release as a full game if it meets its Kickstarter goal . "I almost feel like the game industry has become very cynical,” Sean Velasco, founder of Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club... More
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